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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


We offer precollege programs for talented high school students. Experience the excitement of college life, take college courses with renowned faculty, and enjoy an "unforgettable, life-changing summer."

Who are you?

The Summer College experience

Browse our programs

Debate and Rhetoric II
Genius and Madness in Literature
Inspiring Leadership
The Individual in the Social World
Research Apprenticeship in Biological Sciences (RABS)
Fabricating the Future: Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Meet our students (videos/blogs)

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Start planning now for 2017:

Upcoming program dates and deadlines

Read the Summer Times, our student-run newspaper.
Watch the new video, created by 2016 Summer College student Pri.

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